Cathodic Protection Technician II

Location: 

Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317 Minneapolis, MN, US, 55431 Duluth, MN, US, 55802

Lake Superior Consulting is seeking to fill a Cathodic Protection Technician II position at our regional office in Pittsburgh, PA. 

The Cathodic Protection Technician II is responsible for ensuring the pipeline system is operated in compliance with all company and client policies and procedures and applicable local, state, and federal rules and regulations, and coordinates maintenance and operations for the pipeline system within the company. Our Cathodic Protection Technician II’s work with the CP systems but also play a critical role in client communication and internal process improvement. This role involves a large amount of travel and fieldwork.

 

When not committed to Field Services projects the successful candidate will be expected to learn other skills related to multiple LSC service lines.  This will allow for future growth within LSC.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Work safely by adhering to LSC and client guidelines and procedures
  • Prepare oneself and crewmates to execute cathodic protection projects
  • Complete and maintain operator qualifications (OQs), provide OJT for newer technicians
  • Operate and use testing equipment, mentor newer technicians whenever possible
  • Identify and perform troubleshooting on cathodic protection systems
  • Gather data, prepare records and reports in a timely manner
  • Install, maintain and repair components of a cathodic protection system
  • Document and report any incidents, near misses, and opportunities for improvement
  • Work in compliance with all technical procedures and guidelines

 

Requirements: 

  • Experience with oil and gas operations, construction, and/or maintenance highly preferred. Relative experience may include land survey, navigation, interpretation of engineering designs, mechanical repair, IT, and/or construction.
  • Ability to travel extensively for physically demanding work in an outdoor environment
  • Highly motivated and thrives leading in a dynamic, team-based environment
  • Capability to operate a company vehicle, ATV, and use general hand/power tools
  • Must have strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and troubleshooting abilities
  • Commitment to working safely and producing high quality, ethical service
  • Good organizational skills and detail-oriented
  • Desire to collaborate with project managers, engineers, and management, locally and through other office locations
  • Comfortable with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Desire to teach others about basic cathodic protection testing applications
  • Interpersonal skills to foster teamwork and build positive working relationships
  • Well organized and ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing
  • Knowledge of applicable State and Federal regulatory requirements (CFR 49 Part 192 & 195)
  • Knowledge of NACE standards and test methods
  • Ability to use computers and typical office equipment 

WHY WORK FOR LAKE SUPERIOR CONSULTING?

Our Growth is Your Opportunity:

Our growth creates an environment for our current employees to gain new skills and take advantage of promotional opportunities. We have opportunities for all levels of people from recent graduates and professionals to technicians, empowering you to grow personally and professionally.  We value our employees’ contributions and award those who step up through promotional opportunities. Molding your own career path is a common theme amongst our team members.

Make an immediate impact:

New employees can expect to be given responsibility and are expected to bring new ideas to the table almost immediately. Your ideas and contributions will be listened to, welcomed and appreciated!

Work with industry leaders:

We are in the consulting business. Therefore, it is our knowledge that is “sold” to our clients and our employees truly are our most valuable asset.  That said, we hire passionate people who are focused on continuous learning and development. Our employees work alongside many subject matter experts and have the opportunity to learn and grow their own knowledge base by working with other high achievers.

Gain diverse well-rounded experiences:

Our engineering teams have the ability to work on diverse projects that are never the same. This means continuous learning and development of skills and increased knowledge base.

Entrepreneurial Culture:

We have a culture that supports playing to our peoples’ strengths and empowering them to make decisions. Our leadership values an entrepreneurial approach to achieving success, solving problems and supporting our clients.

Competitive Salary and Benefits including:

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

Flexible work options

401K/Profit Sharing (6% company match)

Company paid life, AD&D, and short/long term disability

Paid time off (PTO)

Paid holidays (twelve per year)

Tuition reimbursement

EEO Statement

Lake Superior Consulting, LLC (LSC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.


Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh